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May 23 2018

Featured Property of the Week – Pier Pointe 6 B-2

  This week’s featured property, Pier Pointe 6 B-2, is a pristine condominium located in the  Pier Pointe oceanfront complex and is available to rent immediately. This charming oasis is perfect for a quick family getaway to the beach this summer or for a long romantic weekend! Step Inside Once you step inside the property, you’ll see that the kitchen, living room, and dining space all mimic the ocean with their light blue walls and darker blue furniture and décor. These shared spaces are all open and connected, which is a perfect layout for spending time with the family or friends you’re traveling with. The property features two bright and inviting bedrooms and two bathrooms, with ocean views from nearly every window. Pier Pointe 6 B-2 has all the conveniences of home you’re used to, including a dishwasher, washing machine/dryer, 3 flat screen TVs, with the added bonus of ocean ...

May 18 2018

Top 10 Reasons to Purchase a Vacation Home in Emerald Isle

  If you’ve been waiting for a sign, here it is. Maybe your family has vacationed on Emerald Isle for years, or you’ve heard great things from all of your friends. You’re interested in making Emerald Isle your forever home or maybe just looking for a beachy spot for your second home. Here are our top 10 reasons to purchase a vacation home in Emerald Isle today. 1. Excellent Amenities Emerald Isle is truly a gem, located on the spectacular Crystal Coast of North Carolina. A 21-mile stretch barrier island, it is home to gorgeous beaches and fishing piers, inlet access and a number of local dining options. Entertainment and outdoor activities are just outside your door. Many condominium and duplex properties offer access to shared community amenities including swimming pools, sport courts and playgrounds. 2. Excellent Prices From oceanfront condos to luxury beachside homes and everything in between, Emerald Isle has ...

May 16 2018

Featured Property of the Week – Paradise City

Just like the name sounds, this week’s featured property, Paradise City, is truly a paradise nestled in Emerald Isle. Just a short, breezy walk from the ocean, this vacation rental provides unmatched privacy and stellar island vibes all packaged into one. This quaint, middle row cottage boasts 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, with more than enough space to entertain inside and out for your family or group. Room for Everyone  Paradise City boasts four serene and inviting bedrooms and three bathrooms, making it the perfect size for families or a small group of friends. The property has a spacious kitchen with granite countertops and opens up into a dining space with plenty of room for everyone to enjoy a meal together. Within the four bedrooms, you and your guests will enjoy all the comforts of home paired with breezy beach décor and warm colors that will have put you in ...

May 09 2018

Beach Wedding Homes with Stunning Ocean Views

One of the most important decisions when planning a wedding is choosing a location. The wedding location establishes the event’s character, sets the mood and serves as an unforgettable setting for one of the most unforgettable moments in any couple’s life. If you’ve decided on a destination beach wedding in Emerald Isle, you’re going to need some space to spread out, especially with extended family in tow. Luckily, Emerald Isle Realty has a plethora of vacation rentals that can accommodate large and small groups, all equipped with incredible ocean views! Here’s a look at some of the wedding options to choose from: 1 Impossible Dream 1 Impossible Dream is a stunning oceanfront cottage that can accommodate up to 50 guests. With 6 bedrooms and 6 baths, this Platinum-rated vacation rental will make you and your guests fully relaxed leading up to your special day. Some other great amenities include a private ...

May 02 2018

Featured Property of The Week - Annie's Place

  This week’s featured property provides modern essentials that make a family beach vacation easy, fun, and most of all, relaxing. Annie’s Place underwent a major makeover earlier this year and is ready for you and the family to call it home on your next trip to the Crystal Coast! Renovated & Ready to Go The recent renovation at Annie’s Place is impressive, to say the least. The kitchen has brand new granite counter tops, all new stainless-steel appliances, and a large island that adds additional seating for 6 people. The kitchen opens up to a large dining space that will fit the entire family or group, and the open concept continues into the living room, which looks like it came straight out of a magazine. Bringing the family all together with space for everyone to relax was a top priority in this renovation. Annie’s Place is filled with cozy ...

April 25 2018

Vacation Rental vs. Hotel

The preference for vacation rentals over hotels has skyrocketed in the past few years, and it’s understandable why. Travelers are seeking vacation experiences that ignite their souls and make them feel more like locals than visitors. Emerald Isle Realty vacation rentals give travelers the opportunity to step back from the day-to-day, and lounge in the comfort of a coastal experience. With the added benefits of unique amenities, privacy, savings, and plenty of room for your entire group including pets, a vacation rental is the accommodation for you! The easy-going atmosphere is the perfect setting for a wide range of tailored rental experiences to match your unique needs – because unlike hotels, one size doesn’t fit all. Here’s a closer look into why a vacation rental offers a better coastal experience than a hotel. The ability to customize the trip based on wants and needs Beach vacations should be easy and breezy so make your vacation exactly how ...